Mandate Vinge advises Swegon in UK acquisition

October 07, 2016

Vinge’s Magnus Pauli, Natalie Bäck and Björn Nicolai in close co-operation with the UK law firm, Maclay Murray Spens, have advised Swegon in connection with the acquisition of all shares in Ruskin Air Management Limited (RAML) from Johnsdon Controls.

RAML is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fire/smoke dampers and air distribution products in Great Britain and Ireland. The company has a turnover of approximately SEK 300 million.

Swegon is a subsidiary of the Latour Group and is a market leading manufacturer and supplier of indoor climate systems and products.

Compliance policies and dawn raid manuals should be revised in light of amendments to the Swedish Competition Act

As previously described, the Swedish Competition Act (2008:579) will be amended in several important respects on 4 February 2021. We recommend that you revise your current compliance policies and manuals for dawn raids to ensure adherence with the new rules.
November 25, 2020

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

Amendments to the Swedish Competition Act provide extended powers for the Swedish Competition Authority

Early in 2021, the Swedish Competition Act (2008: 579) will be amended in several important respects. The background to the amendments is Directive (EU) 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council, which aims to harmonize the investigative and sanctioning powers of the European competition authorities in their enforcement of the EU competition rules. Undertakings active in Sweden will be affected by the amendments in several ways.
October 12, 2020